The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3G
Rank 176 81 98
Rank change year-on-year
-95 +17
Permanent jobs citing 3G 42 164 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 2.76% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 9.27% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 48
Average salary £68,750 £57,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +10.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £26,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £34,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+31.38% -23.88%
3G
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1298 1769 1537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.12% 29.80% 27.70%
Number of salaries quoted 922 974 1114
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region.

3G Salary Trend in Berkshire

3G
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3G across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

3G Salary Histogram in Berkshire

3G
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -48 7 £43,000 +62.26% 3
Slough -1 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Newbury +3 3 - - 2
Bracknell +23 2 - -
3G
South East

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 71 (65.14%) Telecoms
2 70 (64.22%) 4G
3 55 (50.46%) 2G
4 34 (31.19%) Cisco
5 32 (29.36%) MPLS
5 32 (29.36%) LTE
6 28 (25.69%) Broadband
7 27 (24.77%) Radio Access Network
8 24 (22.02%) Network Security
9 21 (19.27%) BGP
9 21 (19.27%) Internet
9 21 (19.27%) Juniper
9 21 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (19.27%) Smartphone
10 20 (18.35%) Degree
10 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
10 20 (18.35%) Ericsson
11 19 (17.43%) OSPF
11 19 (17.43%) SS7
12 18 (16.51%) RIP
13 17 (15.60%) Wireless
14 16 (14.68%) CCNP
14 16 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (14.68%) GSM
14 16 (14.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
15 15 (13.76%) Network Management
15 15 (13.76%) Huawei
15 15 (13.76%) SMS
16 14 (12.84%) IP Telephony
17 13 (11.93%) CISSP

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.92%) MTS
Applications
1 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 70 (64.22%) 4G
2 55 (50.46%) 2G
3 32 (29.36%) LTE
3 32 (29.36%) MPLS
4 28 (25.69%) Broadband
5 27 (24.77%) Radio Access Network
6 24 (22.02%) Network Security
7 21 (19.27%) BGP
7 21 (19.27%) Internet
8 20 (18.35%) TCP/IP
9 19 (17.43%) OSPF
9 19 (17.43%) SS7
10 18 (16.51%) RIP
11 17 (15.60%) Wireless
12 16 (14.68%) GSM
13 15 (13.76%) SMS
14 14 (12.84%) IP Telephony
15 12 (11.01%) Firewall
16 11 (10.09%) UMTS
16 11 (10.09%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.92%) Big Data
General
1 71 (65.14%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.50%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Retail
3 4 (3.67%) Spanish Language
3 4 (3.67%) Legal
3 4 (3.67%) Back Office
4 3 (2.75%) Billing
5 2 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Games
5 2 (1.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) French Language
6 1 (0.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 22 (20.18%) Network Engineer
2 14 (12.84%) Network Support
3 12 (11.01%) Support Engineer
4 9 (8.26%) Security Engineer
5 8 (7.34%) IP Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Network Team Leader
6 7 (6.42%) Support Team Leader
6 7 (6.42%) Test Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Network Support Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.42%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (4.59%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.67%) Transmission Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Transmission Planning Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Consultant
8 4 (3.67%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.75%) Operations Manager
9 3 (2.75%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.92%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Smartphone
2 6 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.59%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (4.59%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.75%) GIS
4 3 (2.75%) Handset
5 2 (1.83%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (1.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.26%) Linux
2 6 (5.50%) UNIX
3 5 (4.59%) Windows
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.27%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (13.76%) Network Management
3 12 (11.01%) Project Management
4 8 (7.34%) ITIL
4 8 (7.34%) DNA
4 8 (7.34%) OpenUP
5 7 (6.42%) Change Management
6 6 (5.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.59%) Network Design
7 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (4.59%) CRM
8 4 (3.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.67%) Validation
8 4 (3.67%) Fault Management
8 4 (3.67%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.67%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.67%) Product Management
9 3 (2.75%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (2.75%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.59%) SQL
2 3 (2.75%) Python
2 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.83%) Perl
3 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.83%) F#
4 1 (0.92%) C
4 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (18.35%) Degree
2 16 (14.68%) CCNP
2 16 (14.68%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (11.93%) CISSP
4 12 (11.01%) SC Cleared
4 12 (11.01%) Security Cleared
5 9 (8.26%) CCSA
5 9 (8.26%) CCSE
6 5 (4.59%) CCIP
7 4 (3.67%) CCNA
7 4 (3.67%) MCP
7 4 (3.67%) CISM
7 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
8 3 (2.75%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.83%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.83%) CCIE
9 2 (1.83%) CCDP
10 1 (0.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.92%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (8.26%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.59%) Netcool
3 1 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.92%) OpenView
Vendors
1 34 (31.19%) Cisco
2 21 (19.27%) Juniper
3 20 (18.35%) Ericsson
4 16 (14.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 15 (13.76%) Huawei
6 10 (9.17%) Amdocs
6 10 (9.17%) ION Trading
7 9 (8.26%) CheckPoint
7 9 (8.26%) Cramer
7 9 (8.26%) F5
8 8 (7.34%) Remedy
9 5 (4.59%) Nokia
9 5 (4.59%) Nortel
10 3 (2.75%) Oracle
10 3 (2.75%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (2.75%) ComArch
11 2 (1.83%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.83%) Siemens
11 2 (1.83%) Microsoft
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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